World’s Best Independent Artists take over the Indian Music Scene

The Music Industry Report
By admin
September 18th, 2011

W.O.A International – The Music Company kicks off its 4th Annual W.O.A Records India Tour in October 2011. W.O.A International started off the highly publicised annual W.O.A Records India Tour & Music Festival 4 years ago in 2008 and today the annual W.O.A Records India Tour is the most sought after independent artists tour in this region. The tour was the culmination of the efforts of the music company to bring about a change in the Independent music scene in India, which the Company has strived to do since the formation in 1998. The 4th annual tour and festival conceptualised and organised by W.O.A International kicks off in Goa on the 31st of October this year.

Few can come close to the scale and ambition of the W.O.A Records India Tour. This year its getting bigger and better with W.O.A Records bringing together 7 International Bands from countries like Venezuela, France, USA, Germany & Australia from the 31st of October to the 7th of November 2011 to various cities across India. The W.O.A Records India Tour 2011 tour is expected to be the biggest tour yet organised by the music company.

The artists this year include worldwide acts like Australian pop/rock stars Kotadama, French Sax Maestro Eric Dulle, Germany’s award winning singer songwriter Matthias Sturm, Reggae star from the US Jade Steel & his band, Metal’s new emerging kings from Venezuela Overhate, French experimental artist Metissia, Canadian adult contemporary artist Viceroybill including special performances at various cities by visiting artists like Peter & Karin Bayreuther, Summer Pint J, Brittany Hastings amongst others. And much to the delight of fans in India – a headlining appearance and special show by platinum selling singer songwriter Oliver Sean & The Oliver Sean Band at the W.O.A International Music Festival in Goa on the 31st of October, who will officially kick off the India Tour 2011 this year at the W.O.A International Music Festival.

“For the past 4 years we have been steadily building the W.O.A Records India Tour Brand and our focus has always been to promote exceptional independent talent from around the world and give fans in India a taste of what is out there in the Independent music scene,” says International Rocker and W.O.A Founder/ President Oliver Sean. “To get international independent music artistes together at the same time to India and give the Indian audiences an opportunity to hear their music live and experience great musical performances is what W.O.A International has been working towards for years and this annual tour is a culmination of all those efforts with the 2011 tour being the biggest one yet”

The W.O.A Records music tour will see the artistes performing in major cities of India including a Grand Concert at the W.O.A International Music Festival in Goa on the 31st of October followed by the best live venues in Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Delhi.

W.O.A International will also be producing a compilation audio CD comprising every artist on the tour and other top Independent acts that will be released worldwide, and a Rockumentary. The Rockumentary will be a behind-the-scenes video of the entire tour including performances at the venues, the travel across India, behind the scenes of the music videos being shot during the tour and will also be available as downloads on the worldwide web and the W.O.A Records Official site, so audiences around the world can view the performances of these artists during the tour making it a truly global experience.

The tour is expected to garner immense support and interest as it will show International artists from various countries touring India together and performing at world-class events – a true International Independent music revolution in India caught on film.

With the W.O.A Records India Tour and International Music Festival growing bigger and better every year, the W.O.A Records India Tour is now an annual event that fans of Independent music can look forward to every year. Make sure you don’t miss out on this world-class music experience!

W.O.A Records is an international record label, and it is part of the W.O.A International media group. Formed in 1998 by World Music star Oliver Sean, W.O.A International is a global entertainment company that continues to lead the way when it comes to how music should be promoted. They are pioneering international music in India and the Middle East and are now synonymous with the region. Their enviable reputation at opening up new possibilities means that they are the go-to company for independent artists wishing a truly international presence.


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